Dr. Daniel Gubitz, LL.M.

  • Studies at the University of Regensburg (Dr. jur.), the University of Paris X, and Tulane University in New Orleans (LL.M.)
  • Legal clerkship (Referendariat) in Düsseldorf, New York, and Madrid
  • Admission as attorney (Rechtsanwalt) in Germany and as attorney-at-law in the State of New York, Certified specialist for commercial and corporate law
  • Previously, attorney at Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy in Munich and Frankfurt am Main

Practice areas

Languages: German, English, Spanish, and French

Selected References

  • Marley Spoon on USD 15,000,000 venture debt financing by Western Technology Investment (WTI)
  • GFT Technologies SE on the acquisition of AXOOM GmbH
  • Bioworks on majority sale to Hassan Allam Holding
  • Marley Spoon on the AUD 30,050,000 investment in the form of equity and structured debt by Woolworths Group, the operator of the largest grocery store chain in Australia
  • Marley Spoon on investment by Union Square Ventures and refinancing
  • NGP Capital on USD 20mm Series D financing at eGym
  • Founder of momox on participation by Verdane
  • Marley Spoon on its initial public offering
  • GetYourGuide on series D funding round with Battery Ventures as lead investor
  • Owners of LOVOO on sale to US competitor The Meet Group
  • AUDI on its entry to Formula E, the participation of Allianz SE in FC Bayern München and other M&A-transactions and on corporate matters
  • Book-A-Tiger on financing rounds
  • Brille24 on financing rounds and corporate law
  • Burda on the acquisition of the British Immediate Media group
  • Delivery Hero on the takeover of the German market leader pizza.de, on several M&A-transactions, inter alia in Germany, Latin America, Middle East, as well as on several financing rounds
  • GetYourGuide on series C financing with KKR as lead investor, in connection with employee participation programs and corporate law matters
  • Gorlan Team on the acquisition of Tripus group
  • Grupo Antolín on the acquisition of the world-wide interior business of Magna
  • Klaus and Thilo Proff on the acquisition of Maximus Film
  • Marley Spoon on series B financing, Media for Equity-deal and several other financing rounds, on employee participation models and regular corporate housekeeping
  • matchinguu shareholders on sale to Verve
  • Maxburg Capital Partners on the acquisition of a participation in Constantia Flexibles
  • Nokia Growth Partners on series B investment in Clue
  • OSRAM on its acquisition of a stake in agrilution
  • Parkpocket on the investment in GFT and on management participation program
  • Abengoa on market entry of subsidiaries in Germany and regular corporate housekeeping
  • venturecapital.de on several investments and exits
  • ProSiebenSat.1 on the sale of N24 by way of management buy-out, on the sale of C More group, on the acquisition of SBS and several venture capital transactions
  • MAN on the sale of Ferrostaal to IPIC and on a joint venture regarding the steeltrading unit
  • FC Bayern Munich on the investment of AUDI as minority shareholder and on the acquisition of a participation in Allianz Arena Stadion GmbH from TSV 1860 Munich
  • Advent and Carlyle on the sale of HT Troplast group to Arcapita
  • Carlyle on the acquisition of Primondo Specialty group (inter alia Baby Walz, Planet Sports)


  • Unternehmensnachfolge in: Groll/Steiner, Praxis-Handbuch Erbrechtsberatung, Verlag Dr. Otto Schmidt KG, 5. Auflage 2019 (together with Kindler)
  • Unternehmenskauf: Einfluss von Liquidationspräferenzen auf die Garantiehaftung, NZG 2018, 370 (together with Hüttinger)
  • Ist der Profifußball in Deutschland illegal?, NZG 2017, 495 (together with Hildebrand)
  • Keine Haftung dissentierender GmbH-Gesellschafter bei Einziehung, NZG 2013, 727 (together with Nikoleyczik)
  • OLG Brandenburg, Beschluss vom 12.02.2013, 7 W 72/12 (Zuständigkeit des Geschäftsführers zur Einreichung der Gesellschafterliste bei aufschiebend bedingter Anteilsübertragung), GWR 2013, 162 (together with Nikoleyczik)
  • Manager Liability in Germany, Verlag C.H. Beck, 2012 (together with Nikoleyczik and Schult), co-publisher and author
  • Erwerb der Dresdner-Bank durch die Commerzbank – Beteiligungserwerb kein „Holzmüller“-Fall, NZG 2011, 91 (together with Nikoleyczik)
  • Erbrecht und Unternehmensnachfolge in: Hausmann/Hohloch, Handbuch des Erbrechts, Erich Schmidt Verlag, 2. edition 2010 (together with Kindler)
  • Erwerb der Dresdner Bank durch die Commerzbank: Ein „Holzmüller“-Fall?, NZG 2010, 539 (together with Nikoleyczik)
  • Das Insiderhandelsverbot bei M&A-Transaktionen vor dem Hintergrund der jüngeren Rechtsprechung des EuGH, GWR 2010, 159 (together with Nikoleyczik)
  • Der Wettlauf zwischen Erben und Begünstigtem beim Vertrag zugunsten Dritter auf den Todesfall ist vermeidbar!, ZEV 2006, 333
  • Vererben am Nachlass vorbei: Ein Vergleich mit dem Vermögensanfall von Todes wegen, Peter Lang Verlag, 2005


  • Speaker on M&A at Deutsches Anwaltsinstitut e.V. (DAI)
  • Speaker on corporate law and venture capital at C.H. Beck Verlag
  • Lecturer on civil law, trade law, corporate law and employment law at -University Krems, location Memmingen

Dr. Daniel Gubitz, LL.M.

Karlstr. 10
D-80333 Munich

T: +49 89 89 05 89-220
F: +49 89 89 05 89-299
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